Greg Tresan


With over thirty years of dog training experience, Greg Tresan is a unique individual in the world of animals and entertainment. 

 Greg enjoys his booming Animal Talent Business, as well as competing with his dogs in Frisbee, sheep herding and dock diving.


Propelled to national attention in the early 1990’s with his Australian Shepherd Jumpin' Jess, Greg performed at numerous sporting events for crowds as large as 80,000 people, became a spokesperson for major dog food companies and provided animal talent for national advertising campaigns.


Greg originally apprenticed as a dog trainer under the noted author, Yale professor and dog trainer Vickie Hearne. Concurrently, Greg worked for George Bernard, president of the American Boarding Kennel Association. Following his apprenticeship, Greg became an obedience instructor for the Richmond Dog Training Center in Virginia and subsequently, established ADW in 1993 in Atlanta, Ga.


Greg owns and operates Animal Casting Atlanta, and provides and trains animals for movies and television.


Greg has been a zombie in The Walking Dead and often portrays K9 police officers on screen with our talented animal actors.